Gilbert Elementary is proud to announce being awarded the coveted STEM certification as well as Public Education Foundations Model Elementary School. Gilbert prides itself as being place-based and project-based STEM student learners and researchers. All students are involved in ongoing authentic grade level STEM research that takes place throughout the year. Students get real-world experiences using problem solving and critical thinking. Check each grade level out to see their class projects plus take a look at our Forest Kindergarten, which is the first public school kindergarten of its kind in the United States.